CALL TO ARTISTS

Members’ Show 2017: CREATE/ REACT
PRIZES AWARDED!
Featuring Christian Potter Drury: Darwin’s dream
Members’ Show 2016 “Best in Show” winner

FALL CLASSES

Children, Teens, & Adults

Two Sessions!
September 18 – October 20
November 6 – December 8

FALL EXHIBITION

Natasha Harrison
& Maggie Nowinski

in Crescita

September 14 – October 21, 2017

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OPEN STUDIOS

Mondays: 6 pm – 8 pm
Saturdays: 10 am – 2 pm

CERAMICS OPEN STUDIOS

Mondays: 6 pm – 8 pm
Tuesday – Friday: 12 pm – 3 pm
Saturdays: 10 am – 2 pm

Photo by Stacey Doyle

The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

Visual Development: Exhibition Reception

08/25/2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Working Artist Residency with Contemporary Artist Theresa Girard Residency: August 20 – 25, 2017 Residency Exhibition Reception Friday, August 25th 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm What is a working artist residency? A working artist residency is an group of creatives seeking to work with like minded artists. It provides time and space away from their[…..]

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JAC Summer Break

08/27/2017–09/04/2017

The Jamestown Arts Center will be CLOSED Sunday, August 27 – Monday, September 4 for our summer break We will reopen on Tuesday, September 5th after Labor Day

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in Crescita: Opening Reception

09/14/2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

in Crescita Natasha Harrison & Maggie Nowinski A collection of recent and new works in collaborative dialogue September 14 – October 21, 2017 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 14th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Left: Natasha Harrison, Pollinate, 2017, glass & flower pollen, 38” x 18” Right: Maggie Nowinski, Blind Burst (in habitat series) 2016, photopolymer[…..]

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For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!

FILMS

Manhattan Short Film Festival

09/29/2017–09/30/2017

Join us for the Manhattan Short Film Festival!   Friday, September 29th,  8:00pm & Saturday, September 30th, 8:00pm Tickets are $10 at the Door The same shorts will be played both nights Read about Manhattan Short Film Festival here… 2016 winner below: Save

EXHIBITIONS

Visual Development

08/25/2017–08/26/2017 | 5 -7pm & 10am - 2pm

Working Artist Residency with Contemporary Artist Theresa Girard Residency: August 21 – 25, 2017 Residency Exhibition Reception Friday, August 25th 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Gallery Hours: Saturday, August 26th 10:00 am – 2:00 pm What is a working artist residency? A working artist residency is an group of creatives seeking to work with like[…..]

NEWS

Pictures worth a thousand words Jamestown Arts Center explores art that embraces text

Posted on August 7, 2017

JAMESTOWN – Tom Culora is dean of the Center for Naval Warfare Studies at the Naval War College in Newport, but he also is an amazingly innovative artist. He created a large portrait, more than 6 feet tall and 3½ feet wide, called “Madeline Ernest: In Her Own Words.” The image is created from some[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners

 

Titanium

Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Overhead Door Garage Headquarters    •    Steve Ray Construction    •    Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Platinum

Central Painting, LLC   •   Peter   J. Schott, DMD    •    UNION PEARL    •    Worldways Social Marketing

Gold

Mansions & Manors

Silver

Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    People's Credit union    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design

Bronze

Belmont Market    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Nardolillo Funeral Home    •    Slice of Heaven    •    M.F. Smith Associates    •    South Shore Capital Advisors, LLC    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown

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Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email

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